November 2019 Events

Saturday, November 2

FAMILY POTTERY DAY with the Coxsackie-Athens Elementary PTO. Join us in making a personalized Cookies for Santa plate with your child’s hand-print on the plate! Three delightful designs to choose from. Seatings at 9am, 11am and 1pm at the Coxsackie Elementary Cafeteria, 24 Sunset Blvd. $20 per plate paid at the door. All are welcome. Proceeds go to the Coxsackie Elementary PTO. Space is limited! E-mail coxsackieelementarypto@yahoo. com to reserve your spot.
YA YA’S FALL BAZAAR at the Greek Orthodox Church of the Assumption, 4752 SR 23, Windham from 10am – 3pm; to benefit Greene County Women’s League Cancer Patient Aid & the Church. 50/50, door prizes, raffles, Chinese auction, Greek pastries & desserts, lunch available. For info call Debra Maynard 518-610-3439.

Sunday, November 3

ANNUAL HARVEST DINNER at the Kiskatom Reformed Church, 4865 Route 32, Catskill. Serving fresh ham, mashed potatoes, carrots, red cabbage, salad, rolls, apple sauce & dessert. Two Seatings: 3pm or 5pm; Take-outs available 3-6pm. Advanced reservations recommended; call 518 678-3391 or email: .
THANKSGIVING DINNER at Medusa Firehouse, Albany County Route 351, 11-2; $13 per person to eat in; $7 kids; children 5 and under eat free. $13.50 for take-out. full turkey dinner and apple pie dessert!

Tuesday, November 5

ELECTION DAY AUTUMN USED BOOK SALE hosted by The Friends of the Cairo Public Library, 10 am to 4 pm behind the library at 15 Railroad Avenue, Cairo, weather permitting.

Wednesday, November 6

WOMEN’S SELF DEFENSE – Wednesday November 6th at Coxsackie Elementary School. 6:30-9:30pm. Don’t be a statistic! Join us to learn effective strategies to recognize, avoid, and respond to unwanted encounters. Gain self-protection strategies that are effective regardless of size, age, or fitness level. This class is for women ages 14 and up. Cost: $45 members, $55 Non-members. To register, call the YMCA at 518-731-7529 or go to

Wednesday, November 6 & every Wednesday

BINGO at Catskill Elks Lodge! Doors open 5pm; early bird games start at 6:40pm; regular bingo starts at 7:05pm. Located at the end of North Jefferson Avenue in Jefferson Heights, Catskill.

Wednesday, November 6 & Friday, November 8

GRACE PLACE, RESPITE CARE FOR MEMORY-IMPAIRED SENIORS, every Wednesday and Friday, 10am to 2pm at the Resurrection Lutheran Church in Cairo. Offering support to those with mild to moderate memory loss, as well as to give relief to the caregiver. For more info call 518-622-3286 or visit

Friday, November 8

WOOD SIGN PAINTING PARTY hosted by the Palenville Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary, 6:30pm at the Firehouse on Route 32A. Call 518-821-8724 or check out our Facebook page for details.

Fridays, November 8 & 22

GRIEF SUPPORT GROUP – meeting the second and fourth Friday each month, 6pm at Van Heest Hall, Bethany Village, Coxsackie. Connect with others who have experienced the loss of a loved one, a job, a beloved pet, a major health challenge or the ending of a relationship. More info on our facebook page at Coxsackie Grief Support Group and by contacting Jeffrey Haas at 518-478-5414 or .

Saturday, November 9

CRAFT FAIR, BAKE SALE & WHITE ELEPHANT SALE at the First Re-formed Church of Coxsackie, 284 Mansion Street. Crafts, homemade food items and white elephant items for sale, 9am – 1pm. Christmas ornaments & decorations as well as other crafts available. Delicious homemade baked goods. You will also be able to order a homemade wreath or candy cane to decorate your home at Christmas.
ALL YOU CAN EAT BREAKFAST – 8am to noon at the Oak Hill-Durham Firehouse, in conjunction with 20th Annual Vintage Snowmobile Show & Swap Meet sponsored by the Northern Star Riders Snowmobile Club. Free will offering.

Sunday, November 10

VETERANS BREAKFAST hosted by the Catskill Elks Lodge, North Jefferson Avenue, serving 9 to 11am. FREE to Veterans; all others $7.00.

Tuesday, November 12

COFFEE KLATCH at the Hunter Public Library, 10 to -11:30am and the 2nd Tuesday of every month. Join us for food, fun and friendship. Contact us at or 518-263-4655.

Wednesday, November 13

CONVERSATIONAL SPANISH GROUP. Join us for this informal group, hosted by Carlos Gonzalez and the Mountain Top Library. Meets the second Wednesday of the month at 3pm, at the Mountain Top Library, 6093 Main Street, Tannersville. 518-589-5707.

Saturday, November 16

BREAKFAST AT MEDUSA FIREHOUSE, 7 to 11am; free will offering. Located on Albany County Route 351.


hosted by The Earlton Fish and Game Club, 9 am to 2pm, 56 Potic Creek Road. Breakfast cooked to order. Pancakes, sausage, eggs, bacon & more. Raffles. Free-will offering – all donations appreciated. All are welcome to attend – you need not be a hunter to join us! For info: 518-694-8323 or email .

Saturday & Sunday, November 16 & 17

CHILLY WILLY WINTER’S EVE TOURS – Cold season tour with costumed guide. Tours begins at 11am, 1pm & 3pm each day. Adults $8, GCHS Members & Children $4. Bronck Museum, 90 County Route 42, Coxsackie.

Monday, November 18

CAIRO WOODCARVERS CLUB meets the third Monday of each month in the Community Room of the Cairo Public Library, 15 Railroad Avenue, Cairo. Those attending should have some experience and be of an age to handle carving tools safely, as this is not a class and there is no instruction.

Friday & Saturday, November 22 & 23

CHRISTMAS BAZAAR & BAKE SALE – 9am to 2pm, at the South Cairo United Methodist Church, Route 67, just over the bridge off Route 23B.

Friday, November 29

ANNUAL TREE LIGHTING FESTIVAL hosted by the Greenville Rotary Club, 5 pm at Veteran’s Park and Prevost Hall, Route 32, Greenville. Enjoy hot choc-olate & cookies; have your photo taken with Mr. and Mrs. Claus. Children will have a chance to win a bicycle. For more info visit www.greenvillerotaryclub. org or

Saturday, November 30

7TH ANNUAL HOLIDAY HAPPENINGS CRAFT FAIR. Vendors, food, raffles, chance auction. Free admission. Proceeds to benefit the Greene County Women’s League Cancer Patient Aid. 10am to 3pm at Red Rooster Roadhouse, 851 Main Street, Cairo. For more info call 518-291-0883; email .
MEDUSA CHURCH RUMMAGE SALE, 9am to 3pm. Christmas items out! Located on Albany County Route 351.

October 29, 2019